Yelena Isinbayeva has failed in a last-ditch bid to compete at the Olympics as Russia's weightlifters were also hit with a Rio ban.
Mo Farah believes patience will be the key as he bids to become the first man in 40 years to defend the 5,000m and 10,000m Olympic titles.
The risk of the Zika virus at the Rio Olympics 2016 is 'low and manageable', according to the World Health Organisation (WHO).
Team GB athletes are stepping up their preparations for the 2016 Olympics in Rio at a holding camp in Belo Horizonte.
Zola Budd and Mary Decker come together to tell the story of their infamous clash at the 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles.
Sky Atlantic's new film The Fall tells the dramatic story of the infamous Zola Budd-Mary Decker showdown at the 1984 Games in Los Angeles.
Marcos Baghdatis has withdrawn from the Olympics after failing to recover from an elbow injury.
The UCI has confirmed that three Russian cyclists have been withdrawn from next month's Olympic Games in Rio.
Around 70 Russian competitors have flown to Rio ahead of next month's Olympic Games.
Skateboarding is among five sports closing on a place in the Olympic Games programme for Tokyo 2020.
Vladimir Putin has hit out at the decision to ban Russian track and field athletes from the upcoming Olympic Games.
All the 7s squad announcements for the Rio Olympics, as the competition prepares to kick off on August 6.
There will be five Scholars strutting their stuff in Brazil this summer and we wish them all the best on the big stage.
World javelin silver medallist Ihab Abdelrahman has been banned from the Rio Games.
Eleven more weightlifters, including four from Russia, have been provisionally banned over retested samples from London 2012.
There will be an athletics competition in Moscow on Thursday for athletes banned from the Rio Olympics.
Sky Scholar and athlete Olivia Breen will compete in three events at the Rio Paralympics after making the 54-strong Team GB squad.
Tom Dumoulin has been given the all-clear to go the Olympic Games just four days after fracturing his wrist in a crash.
The International Judo Federation is to allow Russia's 11 judo competitors to participate at the Rio Olympics.